Hilbert Museum to present its first live music event, Saturday, April 1 Quartet from Pacific Symphony will perform as part of the 2017 INTERPLAY Festival

March 24, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

The Hilbert Museum of California Art will offer its first live music event on Saturday, April 1 at 7 p.m.  As part of the 2017 INTERPLAY Festival of arts and ideas, presented by Chapman University and Pacific Symphony, a quartet of musicians from Pacific Symphony will perform a program of American music, highlighted by a piece

Chapman joins campuses nationwide in “Voter Friendly” designation

March 23, 2017 by | Campus Life

Chapman University has been named a “Voter-Friendly Campus” by the national nonpartisan organizations Campus Vote Project (CVP) and NASPA – Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education. The honor is given to schools that have implemented programs to bolster student participation in the political process. Although pegged to the 2016 election season, Chapman’s recent efforts reflect

It’s Tiki time at Leatherby Libraries This visiting exhibition offers a glimpse into Americans' obsession with a pop culture phenomenon

March 14, 2017 by | Uncategorized

There’s a cool breeze rolling through Leatherby Libraries, all the way up to the fourth floor. Guest curator Chris Jepsen, president of the Orange County Historical Society, has brought the collection Tiki in Orange County to the Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives on the fourth floor of Leatherby Libraries. The collection contains

Plácido Domingo to Receive Honorary Doctor of Arts at Chapman University Event is free and open to the public

March 8, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

World-renowned opera star Plácido Domingo returns to Chapman University’s Marybelle and Sebastian P. Musco Center for the Arts to receive an Honorary Doctor of Arts in a special hooding ceremony. All are welcome for a special afternoon of both academic ritual and song as Chapman University honors friend and artistic advisor Plácido Domingo, and celebrates

Golden days for ‘King Henry’ A Grammy nomination and writing for Beyoncé are part of a stellar year for Chapman alumnus Henry Allen '11

March 7, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

Music producer and Chapman University alumnus Henry Allen ’11 was just coming off one terrific year. Among the feats was the release of his debut EP, production and writing credits on Major Lazer’s chart-topping Cold Water and The Weeknd’s Starboy. And there was his work on a little something called All Night for Beyoncé’s Grammy-winning

Hilbert Museum to Open Three New Exhibitions on March 18

March 6, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

The Hilbert Museum of California Art will open three new exhibitions, which will be on display March 18 through September 23.  The public and the Chapman community are invited to attend an Opening Reception on Saturday, March 18 at 6 p.m. — free admission.  Enjoy refreshments and be among the first to view